25th Annual “Chuck Kurilko” Melt the Ice Tournament 2018

25th Annual “Chuck Kurilko” Melt the Ice Tournament 2018


“Most . . . knew Chuck as the big, gregarious, four-fingered hockey coach of the Garfield Bulldogs — a club where he’d helped kids of all ages for some 30 years.”                                                                                                                           – Rick Young, “There Will Be Time and Money Enough for Me and You Later” (The Story of Chuck Kurilko – 1946-2006)


7:00 a.m. Friday, February 16 through 6:00 p.m. Monday, February 19, 2018

Divisions for 8U (Mite) White\Red, 10U (Squirt) A\B, 12U (Pee Wee) A\B and 14U (Bantam) AA\A\B

Cost: Mite-$425 Squirt-$725 PeeWee-$775 Bantam-$825
Application deadline: January 26, 2018
● $50.00 Early Bird Discount on entry fees received on or before January 5, 2018.
● $75 Team Discount for 2 or more registrations from the same organization
*one discount per team

The Garfield Heights Youth Hockey Boosters serve complimentary Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in their hospitality room for tournament players and guests.  Team trophies for division champions and runners-up.  Tournament photographer on site.

Melt the Ice Tournament 2018 Application

Please feel free to contact GHYHB President, Joy Jordan at president@ghyhb.org to register or with any questions.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Registered Teams (updated 01/23/18)

6U/8U Blue CLOSED 8U White CLOSED 8U Red     CLOSED 10U B 10U A
Garfield N. Olmsted N. Olmsted Geauga S2 Garfield S1
Dearborn Mentor Geauga Kent S3 NCCYHA
Dearborn CCYHA DIV 2 N Olmsted S1
Dayton Dearborn


12U B 12U A                                   CLOSED 14U A 14U AA
Kent P3 NCCYHA Garfield B1 Garfield AA
Strongsville P4 Geauga P1 Geauga B1 Lake Erie AA
Geauga P2 Strongsville P2
Hamburg Hawks